Tutorial ~ Nostepinnes: How to Wind a Center Pull Yarn Ball and Yarn Parking

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The Nostepinne I like all kinds of creative avenues!  Yarn fun, like, Spinning, Dyeing Wool, Knitting, and Crochet are part my adventures. Woodworking also is in there, and my woodworking Continue Reading →

Tutorial-Embroidery Tools–The Sulky Hot Iron Transfer Pen–Creating Iron On Transfers-Tarot Card Purse Panel

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Here is another tutorial about creating Iron On Transfers. This is how I have created hot iron transfers with the Sulky Hot Iron Transfer Pen. 1. Have a pattern image. Continue Reading →

The Scarlet Letter, Golden “A” embroidery


The embroidery is done on the Scarlet Letter project! I embroidered krienik gold braid on the red velvet using stem stitch to outline and define the letter “A”. The complete Continue Reading →

The Scarlet Letter

scarlet letter A choices

Well…it is Scarlet…and it is a Letter…lol. Here’s an embroidery project. And although the thread is not going to make the “A” scarlet, it is going on a scarlet velvet Continue Reading →

Updates: Nostepinnes, Darning Eggs and Knitting/Crochet accessories


Nostepinnes and Darning eggs… I’ve linked here from my original “other blog”; the blog that I like to “remember” as part of our past in New Orleans, : www.islandgirla.blogspot.com Since Continue Reading →